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Alliance for National Trasformation Picks Candidate for Lord Mayor Race 5 4

21-year-old Yakubu Mayanja Musaazi was today nominated at the Kampala Electoral District offices in Ntinda.
20:56
20:56

Incumbent Akugizibwe Defeated in Mwenge North Vote Recount Dr Tanga Odoi 1

According to results declared by Dr Tanga Odoi, the NRM Electoral Commission Chairperson, Muhumuza has garnered 23,824 votes against the incumbent Lawrence Akugizibwe who got 22,983 votes. The third candidate in the race Leo Musinguzi has polled 1,079 votes.
20:14
20:14

MPs Query UGX160bn Supplementary Budget for Presidential Initiative on Job and Wealth Creation Emyooga 1 3

The Budget Committee members have raised concerns over the delayed distribution of the funds despite appropriation by parliament leading anxiety in the villages. While meeting Planning minister David Bahati the MPs also questioned the intent of government to allocate Shillings 50bn to Kampala during the campaign season.
18:19
18:19

Nwoya's Young Elephants FC Seek UGX17m to Prepare for FUFA Big League Qualifier

The winner in the two home and away basis game tie will face the winner in a similar tie from West Nile region where the overall winner then qualifies to play in Uganda's second tier football league, the FUFA Big League in the forthcoming season.
17:52
17:52

63-year-old Arrested for Defiling His Daughters Aged 8, 12 Defilement 3

Wamala Region police spokesperson, Rachael Kawala identifies the suspect as Muhammad Kimbugwe, a resident of Naama A village in Busimbi Division in Mityana Municipality.
17:38
17:38

Gunmen Kill Traffic Officer in Nakapiripirit police 2

Fahad Kyaliyawula was shot together with his wife at dawn on Monday near Lokali Bridge at Moroto - Nakapiripirit border while taking his to Moroto for treatment.
17:31
17:31

MPs Oppose Uganda Spending Sh200b on DRC Roads 5 1

The members of the Budget Committee were irritated by the allocation of the funds towards roads in the DRC when local roads in the country remain impassable. But Works minister Gen. Katumba Wamala said he hoped that the committee considers the project as a game changer in terms of trade and security.
16:09
16:09

Police to Pull Down Billboards, Banners Obstructing Security Cameras 4

Information from the Security Camera monitoring centres in Kampala and Wakiso districts shows that some political aspirants and candidates have obstructed the security cameras with their campaign banners and billboards, which affects their operations and effective traffic flow.
15:38
15:38

FDC Dismisses Claims That Besigye is COVID-19 Positive 2020 Elections 4 3

The FDC Deputy Spokesperson, John Kikonyogo, says they have been receiving queries from the public on the claims that Besigye contracted Covid19, which explains why he skipped the burial of his old political comrade and former Kampala Mayor, Al-Haj Nasser Ntege Sebaggala on Sunday.
15:24
15:24

Wakiso Parliamentary Races Crowded With Contenders 2

Nansana Municipality and Busiro East constituencies have the biggest number of aspirants each with 15 people who picked nomination forms, followed by Kyaddondo East and Makindye Sabagabo Municipality where each has nine aspirants. Kira municipality comes next with seven people wishing to oust sitting MP Ibrahim Ssemuju Nganda.
15:21
15:21

Justice Gadenya Airlifted to Kampala after Nasty Accident 1 Top story

The UPDF chopper picked up Justice Gadenya from Masindi town this afternoon together with his bodyguard Corporal Oscar Opok and driver.
13:19
13:19

Pilgrims Choir Leaders Differ on Controversial Sale of Church Music platform 1

The hymns are being advertised by Painters Records, a Kampala-based music-recording studio, on their Facebook page, where links are availed to those who want to download or listen to them at a cost. The links lead to online music-streaming platforms that include iTunes, Deezer, Tidal, Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon.
11:58
11:58

Akii-Bua Stadium Feasibility Study Begins Ahead of Construction 5 2 Top story

Obua says the consultants are expected to undertake the study in line with the Chinese grant for the construction of the stadium.
11:52
11:52

Jinja Residents Tired of Weak Leaders jinja city 3

Jinja has in the past 30 years missed out on having a government university at now Jinja Senior secondary school, the Coca cola plant which was transferred to Namanve and the Chinese hospital was also relocated to Naguru in Kampala. The residents blame such missed opportunities to weak leadership.
11:24
11:24

Free Improved Upland Rice Seeds For Kwania Farmers 1 3

The farm inputs that include 2,500kgs of Nase-1 improved upland rice seeds, 20 metric tons of bio-fertilizers, 20 metric tons of bio-pesticides all worth 35 million shillings for planted over 800 acres of land
11:15
11:15

Serere Aspirant Petitions NUP Candidate's Vetting Committee Citing Irregularities 2

In his September 30th, 2020 petition to the NUP candidates Vetting Committee Chairperson, Obore says that he has been alone on the ground for the past 3 months but was shocked to see the vetting committee handing the flag to his rival, Richard Mukhalu Okodel who only showed up two days to the vetting date to pin his posters.
10:55
10:55

Panic As Masindi Man Dies of Ebola Like-Symptoms Death 1

Richard Businge, the Kitanyata 2 village chairperson, says that Abigaba was first admitted in a nearby clinic before he was transferred to Masindi Hospital when his condition worsened where he died from.
10:21
10:21

Milk Market Recovery Excites Ankole Farmers 2 4

Since the restrictions were eased, domestic consumption of hotels and restaurants that had lost customers due to the ban on human movement have also resumed providing a local market for milks and milk products
10:12
10:12

One Ummah Uganda Donates to Kasese Flood Victims 1 3

Shania Kigozi, the One Ummah Uganda Country Director, says the relief is meant to support hundreds of people whose livelihoods were disrupted by the May floods, which caused a lot of destruction in Kasese District.
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